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Mayors and Postmasters of Brookfield, Missouri


Mayors of Brookfield, 1902-81 (may be incomplete!)
R. N. Bowden as of 1902 J. D. Mendenhall 1910 Herbert L. Anderson as of 1929-30 F. A. Burk 1942-45 G. H. Alexander 1946-47 H. S. 'Dick' Johnson as of 1949 William Manley as of 1951-52 Rollins H. Brownlee 1953-54 Herbert M. Stanley 1953 Robert S. Dorsey 1955-57 Nolan G. Spencer 1957 Frank C. Peery 1961-65 Alfred H. Cerney 1965-69 William Kennedy as of 1972-73 Lavon W. Burris as of 1981

Events and Candidates (may be incomplete!)

  • 1930 Apr 1: Herbert L. Anderson, elected; J. D. Mendenhall, defeated.


    Postmasters at Brookfield, 1860-1975 (may be incomplete!)
    Edward H. Dennis 1860-61 Arad P. Dennis 1861-65 Williamson T. Snow 1865-83 James A. Arbuthnot 1883-85 Chauncey W. Freeman 1885-89 Warren D. Crandall 1889-94 John McGowan 1894-98 Josiah V. Martin 1898-1903 Jerome W. Jones 1903-11 George W. Martin 1911-14 Thomas M. Bresnehen 1914-19 Cleo J. Burch 1919-33 Thomas A. Breen 1933-34 Thomas A. Breen 1934-38 George F. Breen 1938-39 George F. Breen 1939-63 Dale D. Smart 1963-65 Emmet Robert Carey 1965 Emmet Robert Carey 1965-75

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